Elijah Mountain Gem Mine

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About Elijah Mountain Gem Mine

Closest gem mine to Asheville, Elijah Mountain Gem Mine, in Hendersonville, NC.
Voted the #1 Gem Mine in the Asheville area!
You become a prospector from the 1800's and mine for real gem stones and gold that you can keep! Come see why we are the best! 

Gems that are found daily include Rubies, Sapphires, Emeralds, Quartz crystals, Citrine, Amethyst, Garnets, Adventurine, Sodalite, Peridot, Opal, Fluorite, Aquamarine, Topaz and dozens more!

Our flumes are covered for your comfort and for rain or shine mining! You can even bring a picnic and relax at one of our picnic tables or by our creek! Open year round!